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Are Breyer stablemates authentic?

Stablemates are just as detailed and authentic as all Breyer Models. Stablemates horses, rider sets, horse and foal sets, play sets and accessories provide hours of play for the young horse enthusiast. You’re in for a surprise each time you open one of these Mini Whinnies Surprise packs!

How can I decorate my Breyer stable?

You can make halters for your Breyer Model from ribbon. Thanks! On Christmas or other holidays, you can decorate your stable with miniature things. Thanks! If you cut a segment off of a popsicle stick and sand the cut end, you can glue on yarn to make a brush. Thanks! Some Breyer tack may be a choking hazard for children under 3.

Are Breyer rocking horses worth anything?

For example, Breyer once made flocked rocking horse models. When they were released they were a flop, but now, 30 years later, they are highly sought after because very few exist.” There are several main groups of horses that are highly collectible: Vintage models, Limited Run Models, and Variations.

What is the Breyer stablemates club?

If you find Breyer’s Stablemates impossible to resist, then the Breyer Stablemates Club is for you! These small wonders are hand-crafted with great detail and their decorations share the finesse of their larger Traditional counterparts. They even ship in miniature versions of Breyer’s iconic yellow box!

What makes a Breyer model horse collectible?

Collecting Breyer horses is all about what appeals to the individual, which means that the most collectible model horses will vary from person to person. Jini Groen, a passionate model horse enthusiast from Prattsburgh, NY, explains, “What makes a model collectible is a person’s desire to own it.

What is the difference between Breyer models and stablemates?

Stablemates are just as detailed and authentic as all Breyer Models. Stablemates horses, rider sets, horse and foal sets, play sets and accessories provide hours of play for the young horse enthusiast.

How to soak a Breyer horse?

Soak horses. For this demo, I was primarily focused on the Pluto as he is the worst of my childhood herd. As Breyers float, I make sure to cover the exposed side in suds, and flip them over 1/2 way through so each side has a thorough soaking. (N ote to self: never try to use white out to color over black marks!

Where are Breyer horses painted and finished?

This special Breyer model will be hand painted and finished at our New Jersey location, where every Breyer horse is born, whether a portrait of Zenyatta or Zippo Pine Bar! Photos of the finished model will be sent to you for your review.

How much is a rocking horse with a wicker basket worth?

The wicker basket on this double rocking horse is an early-20th-century replacement. The carved wooden horses with their original painted finish would most probably have had a leather seat with a hand-painted wooden back to hold the child in place. If the toy were in its original condition, its value would be $800.

Should I advertise my Breyer model for sale?

If your model can be considered a “darker version,” “lighter version,” or has more or fewer socks than most of those currently for sale, you may have a variation, and that’s worth touting in your ad. Some collectors collect only a single Breyer mold, but they may have a dozen or more of the same release because they love variations.

What is the scale of Breyer stablemates?

At 1:32nd scale, these mighty miniatures are rich with the detail and realism that Breyer collectors demand! Each year, Breyer continues to expand the world of Stablemates with new breeds and innovative sculpts.

What is the Breyer Collector Club?

The Breyer Collector Club is the official online community for Breyer model horse collectors, open to all ages. Club members gather together at BreyerHorses.com for special benefits, exclusive first access to web-exclusive Breyer models, and unique offers that only Collector Club members enjoy!

What is a stablemates club model?

Breyer’s Stablemates Club proves the old adage that good things come in small packages. Stablemates Club models are perfect for collectors who can’t resist their petite scale and stunning realism.

What happened to Breyer Animal Creations?

In 1985, Reeves International, a quality toy producer, purchased Breyer Animal Creations. This allowed the company to drastically increase production and manufacture a larger number of model horses. In 1990, the first annual Breyerfest event was held, welcoming model horse enthusiasts from all over the country.

What is the most collectible Breyer model?

Valerie Parker, a model horse collector from Buffalo, NY, says “As a Breyer collector, I would say the “In-between Mare is the most collectible Breyer model.

What is Breyer horse collecting?

Collecting Breyer Horses is a hobby that appeals to horse lovers of all ages. By shopping for models that you love and appreciate, you can create a model horse collection that will bring a smile to your face for years to come.

What is a Breyer model horse?

Breyer Animal Creations® began as the Breyer Molding Company, a Chicago-based plastics manufacturer. Its first model horse, the # 57 Western Horse, made its appearance in 1950. It was a special order for the F.W. Woolworth Company, made to adorn a mantelpiece clock.

What is the history of Breyer Animal Creations?

Breyer Animal Creations® began as the Breyer Molding Company, a Chicago-based plastics manufacturer. Its first model horse, the # 57 Western Horse, made its appearance in 1950.

What are classics and stablemates?

Classics are designed to appeal to junior collectors with a variety of breeds, complemented by accessories, and action figures. Stablemates are just as detailed and authentic as all Breyer Models.

How do you clean your horse after riding?

When you are done scrubbing/cleaning, rinse off the horse with warm (not hot) water. I set the horse aside on a towel to dry while I work on the others.

How do you clean your Breyers float?

As Breyers float, I make sure to cover the exposed side in suds, and flip them over 1/2 way through so each side has a thorough soaking. (N ote to self: never try to use white out to color over black marks!

Does Breyer accept donations from the public?

Each year, Breyer also receives hundreds of requests for donations from real and model horse shows, schools, libraries, non-profit organizations, equestrian organizations, private individuals and more. While we would like to donate to every worthy organization, it is not possible for us to accommodate all the requests we receive.

Where can I find old Breyer® models?

Swap Meets are also good places to find old Breyer® models and it’s always good to check out Flea Markets and garage sales. What does it mean when a model has been “retired?” Is a discontinued model the same thing as a retired model?

What Breyer models are made from Big Ben mold?

For example, Big Ben, Stormchaser (the 2001 Breyer® Tour Model) and Appropos (2001 Connoisseur Model) are all models made from the Big Ben mold; they all look like the same in silhouette but the names, colors and other information varies. How are Breyer® models named?